Edward Boydell

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Overview

Year of call: 1989
Appointments:
  • Head of the Family Finance Team at Pump Court Chambers.
  • Recorder since 2005 sitting in Civil and Family (including Private and Public Law and Financial Remedy Appeals). Since 2015 he has additionally sat as a Recorder of the Crown Court.
Areas of specialism:
  • Family Finance
  • Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence
  • Professional Negligence
Qualifications:
  • History and Education B.Ed. (Hons) Cambridge University
  • Diploma in Law, University of Westminster
  • Qualified Teacher 1987
  • Called to the Bar 1989 (Middle Temple)
Professional associations:
  • Family Law Bar Association
  • Professional Negligence Bar Association
  • Personal Injury Bar Association
Professional activities:
  • Edward was appointed as a Recorder in 2005 sitting in Civil and Family (including Private Law, Public Law and Financial Remedy Appeals). Since 2015 he has also sat as a Recorder of the Crown Court.
  • Edward is regularly invited to speak at seminars including the Hampshire Family Court Forum 2014, Western Circuit CPD Conference, Hampshire Resolution, Thames Valley Family Lawyers and for the CLT lecture series.
Outside Interests:
  • Edward enjoys sport, theatre and Italy. He is an Associate Governor of Bishop Gilpin (CofE) Primary School, Wimbledon.
  • He is married with two children and lives in and is based in London.
Notable Cases:
  • GS v L [2011] EWHC 2116 Fam)
  • GS v L [2011] EWHC 1759 (Fam)
  • S v S [2007] EWCA Civ 454.
  • Hill v Hill [1998] 1 FLR 198, CA;
  • Hill v Hill [1997] 1 FLR 730,
  • Lofthouse v Box [2014] EWHC 1795 (Ch)